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The Eyes Have It: Cats Put Sight Over Smell in Finding Food
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalwelfare, cats, science daily )

- 13 hours ago -
Cats may prefer to use their eyes rather than follow their nose when it comes to finding the location of food, according to new research by leading animal behaviourists.
Amur Leopard Population Hits at Least 65
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalwelfare, wildlife, Amur Leopards, mongabay, wwf, Big Cats )

- 13 hours ago -
WWF announced that the Amur leopard population has grown to a total of 65-69 cats. This represents a more than doubling of the population in eight years. Still, the Critically Endangered subspecies remains perilously close to extinction.
Wolf Conservation Centre Takes the #Howl4Wolves Challenge   video
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalwelfare, wildlife, wolves, wolf conservation center )

- 2 days ago -
The Red Wolf SSP is launching the #Howl4Wolves Challenge. Theye are asking people to create a short video to spread awareness of critically endangered red wolves (and other endangered wolves).
How to Let Altruism Be Your Guide
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, environment, altruism, TED talks )

- 37 days ago -
What is altruism? Put simply, it's the wish that other people may be happy. And, says Matthieu Ricard, a happiness researcher and a Buddhist monk, altruism is also a great lens for making decisions, both for the short and long term, in work and in life.
Indian Tiger Census
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalwelfare, endangered, tigers, wildlife, india, Big Cats )

- 38 days ago -
The population of tigers has increased in India from 1,706 in 2011 to 2,226 in 2014, leaving India as home to 70% of the global wild tiger population.
Nightingales at Risk as Housebuilding Threatens 'Protected' SSSI Breeding Site
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalwelfare, birds, nightingales, endangered, environment, habitat, wildlife, LodgeHill, uk, UK government, ecologist )

- 56 days ago -
Disaster threatens England's nightingales if ministers fail to block a plan to build 5,000 homes on SSSI breeding site in Kent.
Trust Chief Executive Calls for Lynx Reintroduction
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalwelfare, wildlife, lynx, reintroduction, scotland, uk, wildcats )

- 60 days ago -
The Scottish Wildlife Trust would like to see the reintroduction of the once native Eurasian lynx to Scotland.
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